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MOST Savings Program

MOST Savings Program
By: Wes Wallace

With the cost of a college education growing each year, it makes it hard on parents trying to save money.

"We've been putting money away for them since they were born," said Renee Kurtz. "This program just fell into our laps!"

Renee refers to the Missouri's MOST 529 Savings Program.  It allows parents to put away money, tax free, into a fund their child can use for college related expenses.

Renee and her husband Steve have multiple degrees between them and know the cost and value of a college education.

With Matthew just starting kindergarten and Moira in the second grade, the Kurtz's still have years to go before high school graduation.  By then, they hope to avoid too much debt when the little ones finally go off to college.

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